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Ribes rubrum Red Jade - Red Currant - Grossulariaceae (The Gooseberry Family)
Ribes rubrum Red Jade - Red Currant - Ribes rubrum Red Jade produces extra long, pendulous clusters of bright red currants that are very flavourful with a refreshing tartness.
Ribes rubrum Red Jade - Ribes rubrum Red Jade produces extra long, pendulous clusters of bright red currants that are very flavourful with a refreshing tartness.


 
1g
Price: $26.99
Zone Hardiness: 3-9
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Height: 4-6'
Width: 3-5'
Flower Colour: Yellow

Stock Status: Available This Year
Availability: Most plants are ready to ship from May and June onwards.
Product Code: 10197
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Ribes rubrum Red Jade produces extra long, pendulous clusters of bright red currants that are very flavourful with a refreshing tartness. All currants are rich in antioxidants and have a much higher vitamin C content than oranges. They can be eaten fresh or used for jams, jellies, and juices. They are easy-to-grow, self-fertile, and very hardy to at least zone 3.
Details
  • Class: Deciduous
  • Soil Moisture: Average, Dry
  • Flowering Time: Spring
  • Fragrant: No
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Deer Resistant: Unknown
  • Attracts: Bees
  • Habitat: Moist to dry forests and rock outcrops in lowlands and mountains.
  • Geographical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - North Central and Eastern Asia, Asia and the Pacific - Himalayas, Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia
  • BC Native: No

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